CFN looking for MEDIA SALES REPS – Cornwall, Ottawa, Montreal, Brockville – CLICK FOR DETAILS!

CFN looking for MEDIA SALES REPS – Cornwall, Ottawa, Montreal, Brockville – CLICK FOR DETAILS!

Are you an experienced media sales rep? Tired of being jerked around by BIG media? Are you good with people and care about your community? Now is the time to join the largest media outlet in Eastern Ontario! CFN is looking for one media sales vet and two Juniors to help tackle our growing market! […]

Ottawa Female Founder Fiona Gilligan Talks About the Challenges of Entrepreneurship with CFN

Ottawa Female Founder Fiona Gilligan Talks About the Challenges of Entrepreneurship with CFN

CFN –  Fiona Gilligan is a true rarity in Canada.   A self made woman who has juggled single parenting and creating a huge success story at a business level. Her dad was a Canadian Forces Pilot and her mom taught Kindergarten; not the background of a powerhouse business person who can buy and sell businesses […]

Eric Little of Ottawa Ontario Wants to Provide French Services Where Warranted – LTE

Eric Little of Ottawa Ontario Wants to Provide French Services Where Warranted – LTE

Time to remove emotion, and fix this? It is up to you to get politicians involved! Graham Frasier, our federal official languages Commissioner has teamed up with Ontario’s French language Commissioner, Francois Boileau to”maximize support of their respective citizens and francophone communities”. By allowing “both agencies to share information about their investigations” to “facilitate collaboration” […]

New Ottawa Basketball Franchise Co-Owner, Denis Sabourin has Cornwall Ontario Roots! HD VIDEO

New Ottawa Basketball Franchise Co-Owner, Denis Sabourin has Cornwall Ontario Roots!   HD VIDEO

CFN – There’s a chunk of Cornwall Ontario in the new Ottawa entry to the National Basketball League of Canada’s new entry!   Co-Owner Denis Sabourin is from Cornwall and he was home Friday talking up his new team! Over a hot beverage at The Grind he talked Cornwall and basketball and some of the […]

Cornwall Ontario Language Fairness Advocates Galganov & Cameron to Address National Group

Cornwall Ontario Language Fairness Advocates Galganov & Cameron to Address National Group

CFN – RN Debbie Cameron, Secretary of Language Fairness for All and wife of Chris Cameron, the group’s spokesperson and President, is among the invited presenters at Canadians for Language Fairness’ annual Christmas Luncheon in Ottawa this Saturday. Cameron will be providing an update on efforts and progress made locally in the battle against “official […]

Letter to the Editor – Eric Little of Ottawa – What does Francoresponsable mean?

Did anyone miss the November 5th news release from the Ontario Minister of Citizenship and Immigration? Minister Charles Sousa presented A New Direction: Ontario’s Immigration Strategy. Of course it lists all the right words, attracting highly skilled workers and their families, supporting diverse communities, growing a globally connected economy and ensures our prosperity. Perhaps we should […]

Crazy B Central Ladies Cabana Boy Weekend Goes Viral – Over 25,000 Views of their Ad on Ottawa Ontario Kijiji!

Crazy B Central Ladies Cabana Boy Weekend Goes Viral – Over 25,000 Views of their Ad on Ottawa Ontario Kijiji!

CFN – Four women going off for a weekend of revelry and renting a cottage isn’t unique; but something very different happened to a group of Eastern Ontario women who after some merriment and giggling decided that they wanted a Cabana Boy to accompany them on their latest get away. The girls; using pseudonyms: Jennie […]

OTTAWA INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL – JUNKYARD WINS BEST SHORT, ARRUGAS SELECTED BEST FEATURE

OTTAWA INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL – JUNKYARD WINS BEST SHORT, ARRUGAS SELECTED BEST FEATURE

CFN – The Ottawa International Animation Festival (OIAF) came to an end Sunday, with closing ceremonies held at the National Arts Centre. Organizers announced the winners of the official competition during the ceremonies. This year’s event, held September 19th-23rd, was a tremendous success with packed screenings, sold out workshops, high profile networking events such at the Television […]

Letter to the Editor – Liz Craik Not Happy with Ottawa Decision to Move Lily & her Kits – BEAVER

Letter to the Editor – Liz Craik Not Happy with Ottawa Decision to Move Lily & her Kits – BEAVER

Dear Editor,   Mayor Jim Watson, the City of Ottawa and the Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) decided last week to ‘relocate’ Lily and her two kits, the beavers who had been residing at the Paul Lindsay Park Pond since last summer. This ‘relocation’ seems somewhat suspicious due to the clandestine nature of how it […]

Wild Life Demonstration to be Held in Ottawa After Resignation After Wildlife Strategy Plan Rejected – FRIDAY September 14, 2012

Wild Life Demonstration to be Held in Ottawa After Resignation After Wildlife Strategy Plan Rejected – FRIDAY September 14, 2012

  CFN – Wildlife organizations, appointed to help develop a Wildlife Strategy for Ottawa, have resigned in frustration, requesting that their organizations’ names be removed from any final document produced by the city.   Donna DuBreuil, president of the Ottawa-Carleton Wildlife Centre (OCWC) said   “we regret having to make this decision because we were instrumental […]

Ottawa Couple You Tube Video on Epileptic Seizure Education Passes Million View Mark – by Russell Barth

Ottawa Couple You Tube Video on Epileptic Seizure Education Passes Million View Mark – by Russell Barth

CFN – In January of 2007, my wife Christine Lowe and I posted a video on Youtube of Christine having an epileptic seizure. We’d searched Youtube with the words “epilepsy”, “seizure”, “seize”, and so on, and found little of any real worth. Kids faking them for a laugh, flickering cartoons that can cause them, or […]

Did the Harper Government Order Plane Pulled Down Over Ottawa Because of Stephen Harper Hates Us Banner?

Did the Harper Government Order Plane Pulled Down Over Ottawa Because of Stephen Harper Hates Us Banner?

CFN – The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) pulled a plane hired by the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) back down to Rockcliffe Airport due to its political message on Saturday 1 September. The PSAC had hired a plane (image attached) to fly over Ottawa and Gatineau with a trailing banner which read, in French,   “StephenHarperNousDéteste.ca”, (Stephen Harper […]

Letter to the Editor Our national emblem, the beaver, not worth a dam in Ottawa! by Anita Utas

Letter to the Editor  Our national emblem, the beaver, not worth a dam in Ottawa! by Anita Utas

CFN – On Friday, June 29th, City of Ottawa workers destroyed the home of the two famous Stittsville beaver, Lily and Lucky. These are the same beaver that Mayor Watson, after a huge public outcry last year, saved from being being trapped and killed. That the City destroyed their home on the day leading up to […]

Karin Walkey Interviews Katie Gibbs at Death of Evidence Anti-Harper Government Rally on Parliament Hill

Karin Walkey Interviews Katie Gibbs at Death of Evidence Anti-Harper Government Rally on Parliament Hill

CFN – Katie Gibbs, the young PHD biology student from Ottawa University, is part of the dynamic tour de force behind the July 10, Death of Evidence Rally on Parliament Hill. Thousands of scientists and science supporters rallied to the cry to support science, evidence and our natural world, forming a long funeral march to […]

GIRL’S NIGHT OUT at the Zen Kitchen in Ottawa Ontario with Karin Walkey July 3, 2012

GIRL’S NIGHT OUT  at the Zen Kitchen in Ottawa Ontario with Karin Walkey July 3, 2012

CFN – My friend Eric Brunet, a professional firefighter. Together we visited and share our impressions of the Zen Kitchen at 634 Sommerset West, in Ottawa. Their hours of operation are: Dinner Tues-Sun from 5pm. Lunch Thurs and Fri 11:30-2pm. Saturday and Sunday brunch 10:00-2pm. THEME: Romantic Evening A balmy, hot summer Friday night – […]